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Join us as we tour Newfoundland

  14 days Tuesday July 20 - Monday August 2, 2021 



Fly into St John's, tour Newfoundland from the east coast to west,
 and fly back to Alberta from Deer Lake

Tuesday July 20

We depart Red Deer to start our Newfoundland adventures heading to the Calgary airport. Flight time to be determined.  There will be a short layover in Toronto.
      
Accommodations the next 5 nights: Sheraton Hotel  St. John's 709-722-6636



Wednesday July 21

 Our day will be spent exploring St John's, the capital of Newfoundland and Labrador.  A guided city tour will fill our day, with stops at Signal Hill, Quidi Vidi Village, and Cape Spear.  With a day filled full of many sights including the oldest surviving lighthouse in Newfoundland and Labrador.





Thursday July 22


Enjoy the community of Brigus on Conception Bay, and visit Hawthorne Cottage, home of Captain Bob Bartlett. Enjoy a short walk to the Brigus tunnel, take a visit  to Ye Olde Stone Barn museum. Our next stop is Cupids Legacy Centre, the Birthplace of English Canada, and a guided plantation tour. 

                                
                                       





Friday July 23

It's a full day today as we explore the Irish Loop travelling along the southeastern part of Avalon Peninsula. A break from travel with a Puffin and Whale watch boat tour, and a visit to Ferryland Visitor Centre, known as the best preserved early English colonial site in North America.  
A group supper tonight in Trepassey  is included in tour package.    






Saturday July 24

We start our day at the Johnson Geo Centre and our tour will include the Titanic gallery.  The luxury steamer met its tragic demise just 350 miles from the Johnson GEO Centre, hitting one of the hulking icebergs that continue to visit the coast today.  Next stop, we declare you an honorary Newfoundlander as we partake in a Screech-In ceremony. The afternoon is free to explore on your own.




Sunday July 25

We leave St. John's behind as we begin travelling west to Clarenville, with a brief stop in Harbour  Grace for a picture of the famous Amelia Earhart statue.  Our next adventure is Heart's Content Cable Station, the first permanent telegraph cable connecting Europe and North America.
  After our group lunch (included in tour package) sit back and enjoy the scenery on the way to Clarenville.

Accommodations at:   The Clarenville Inn 877-466-7911




Monday July 26
It's the Discovery Trail today, including Trinity, and Cape Bonavista. For generations mariners along this coast used the light at Cape Bonavista as their only connection to land while out on the dark sea.  A prime location to spot whales, icebergs and puffins.   We arrive in the welcoming town of Gander for the next two nights.
Accommodations at:   The Comfort Inn 709-256-3535







Tuesday July 27

An exciting day travelling the Road to the Isles.  Our first visit will be the Beothuk Interpretive Centre,...imagine... a now-extinct people with a unique language and culture, thriving on the rich resources of the land and sea.
After lunch and a show at Twillingate Dinner Theatre, the afternoon is full as we visit Twillingate Wooden Boat Builder, St Peter's Anglican Church, and Twillingate Museum. Wine tasting before our included supper at the Auk Island winery. Their unique wine is made from Newfoundland berries and fruits and some specialty wines using iceberg water.



Wednesday July 28

Our day starts with a guided tour of Gander airport to learn how this amazing town housed 7000 people during 9/11. After time at the North Atlantic Aviation museum, we tour the Salmonid Interpretive Centre, where our guides give you a look at the life of the Atlantic Salmon..quite different than our Pacific variety.
                                                 It's off to Deer Lake for 2 nights

Accommodations at: Deer Lake Motel 709-635-2108


Thursday July 29

A day to relax as we make a short tour to the Corner Brook area.  Picture stops include Newfoundland and Labrador's Heritage tree, and Captain James Cook's Historical site. You will have some time in Corner Brook on your own for lunch before a drive to the south shore and Bottle Cove.








Friday July 30

It's the Viking Trail today, and a guided tour at the Viking Centre in St. Lunaire, the most northerly tip of the island of Newfoundland.  Travel back in time to where the Vikings once stood. This national site is the only authentical Norse site in North America.  Talk to characters who will bring the Viking history to life. We arrive at St. Anthony’s situated on the northern reaches of the Great Northern Peninsula, our home                                                      for the next two nights.
Accommodations at:   The Hotel North  709-454-3300





Saturday July 31
Explore St Anthony, learn the roll Sir Wilfred Thomason Grenfell, a medical missionary played in the history of Newfoundland.  We will take a walk in the footsteps of Grenfell’s beloved home & surroundings. A boat cruise this afternoon, hopefully to find some icebergs 
up close. Enjoy a fun evening with a Viking Feast.




Sunday August 1

Heading back to Deer Lake for our farewell supper, to share our
adventures and memories of Newfoundland. 
Accommodations at: Deer Lake Motel     709-635-2108



Monday August 2
Flight time from Deer Lake and arrival time back in Calgary to be determined

 
$4,990.00 per person (double occupancy)

$6,215.00 per person (single occupancy)

$250.00 non-refundable deposit required at time of booking
This deposit will be applied to the total amount due upon final payment. Please review our cancellation policy under the tour tab, payments/terms and conditions. 
We strongly suggest you obtain cancellation insurance through a 3rd party provider and have addition medical insurance


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$150.00 per person discount if booked and paid in full by May 1, 2021
 


Includes: Return flight Calgary to Newfoundland; Accommodations, Guided city tour of St. John’s; Admission to Signal Hill; Quidi Vidi Village; Cape Spear; Ferryland Visitor Centre; Cupids Legacy Centre and Plantation; Johnsons GEO Centre; Heart’s Content Cable Station; Trinity, Cape Bonavista; Beothuk Interpretive Centre; Wooden Boat Museum; Twillingate Museum; North Atlantic Aviation Museum; Gatheralls Puffin & Whale Watch tour; Salmonid Interpretive Centre; L’Anse Aux Meadows Centre; Grenfell Centre; Viking Feast; Twillingate Dinner Theatre; Iceberg Boat tour; Screeching in ceremony
Daily Breakfast (some continental), 7 lunches, 5 suppers

Departure time from Red Deer to be determined once flight times are confirmed.


Frontier Bus Lines Ltd. Reserves the right to cancel any trip with less than 25 persons.  We reserve the right to make any changes in plans which may be necessary due to local conditions, or which may add to the comfort and well-being of the group.